Richard Wilson

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2013

    St. Louis' Richard Wilson Named "Hottest Researcher" In World, Wash. U. Scores Big

    Washington University's Richard Wilson is the hottest researcher on Planet Earth. So says Thomson Reuters, which today released its ranking of, well, "Hottest Researchers," based on some metrics that apparently do not actually involve physical appearance. The company says it tracks researchers w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Wash. U. Docs Find Underlying Cause of Ovarian Cancer

    image viaThis is ovarian cancer. It ain't pretty.​It's old news that cancer is caused by mutations in otherwise healthy cells. But where are those mutations? That's what the researchers at Washington University's Genome Institute have been trying to figure out. Earlier this year, a team sequen ... More >>

  • Film

    June 21, 2006

    The Bad Seeds

    Nick Cave pens a new breed of revisionist western

  • News

    October 22, 2003

    Genome Whiz!

    Learn fun things about the humble mole rat, getting busted in East St. Louis and why our city wants to have the blues